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United States naval Institute Proceedings Magazines
United States Naval Institute Proceedings Magazines, 17 Issues from 1954-1960. $25 for all......List of United States Naval Insitute Proceedings Magazines




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Vendor SKUAuthorTitlePublisherConditionDescriptionKeywords(s)PriceImage
13166AnonTwo pictures of U.S.N.S. General E. D. PatrickAnonGood. Light creasing on the large picture, tip edges show tape removal marks.8 x 10 photo by Allied Photographers of the U.S.N.S. General Patrick. Also a folding note card with a 4 x 2.5 inch image of the ship.Photograph, United States Navy, USN, U.S.N.S. General E. D. Patrick$20
15000Cracknell, William H. Commander, US NavyProfile Warship 36 United States Navy Monitors of the Civil WarProfile PublishingVery good.7.5 x 10 inches, United States Navy ;Monitors of the Civil War, with many b&w photos.USN, United States Navy, The Civil War, Navy Monitors$20
15029Cracknell, William, Commander, USNUSS Tennessee (BB 43) / Battleship 1920-1959Profile PublishersGood. Scrape mark on the front cover.The USN Battleship USS Tennesse (BB43) with many b&w photos.USN, USS Tennessee, WW2$20
11844D'Argenio, Raymond, LTJG, editorMidway Mediterranean Cruise 1954Hanson EnterprisesGood. Faint spotting on the covers.9.5 x 10 inches with many b&w photos and illustrations. The1954 "cruise book" for the USN Aircraft carrier, USS Midway, CVA 41. Included is a copy of the ship's paper, "The Midway Current," for July, 1955.USN, United States Navy, CVA 41, USS Midway$75
13719DeWitt, Lieutenant Gill, USNThe First Navy Flight Nurse on a Pacific BattlefieldThe Admiral Nimitz FoundationVery good.6 x 9 inches, "A picture story of a flight to Iwo Jima."WW2, United States Navy, USN, Iwo Jima, women's studies$30
14949Doll, Thomas E.USN/USMC Over Korea U. S. Navy/Marine Corps Air Operations Over Korea 1950-53Squadron/Signal PublicationsVery good.8.5 x 11 inches with many photos of USN and USMC planes in the Korean war.Aviation, USN, USMC, Korea$40
4976Erickson, ArnoldI Didn't Know It Was MineSelf Very good.1996 oversized paperback with 302 pages. Signed by the author. , author was a USN pilot, Korea, etc. ISBN 1886698058 Korea, USN, United States$18
15087Fisher, Dale E.The OdysseySelf-publishedVery good.Autobiography of Dale E. Fisher. An officer in the USN during WW2 in the Pacific. The U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, Picker X-Ray and Minneapolis Honeywell Corporation. There are pictures and maps.USN, WW2, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, Picker X-Ray, Minneapolis Honeywell Corporation$20
12513Forrestal, JamesJames Forrestal letter to George E. Outland with the Secretary Of the Navy letterhead.selfGood to very good. Note in red pencil, paper clip mark, a little wear on the edges.8 x 10.5 inches, a thank you to congressman George Outland for sending a copy of Outland's recent article in the Reader's Digest..Autograph, James Forrestal, United States Secretary of the Navy, California, USN, United States Navy$150
9251Galvin, John with Frank AllnuttSalvation For A Doomed Zoomie A True StoryAllnutt Publishing Very good. In a poor, worn, scraped and chipped dust wrapper.1983 hardback, inscribed by the author, with 272 pages, notes and photos. Autobiography of John Galvin, WW2, WWII, USN, Aviation, Submarine USS Harder, USS Bunker Hill, F6F Hellcat, Joe Foss. ISBN 0934374015 Religion.Autobiography, John Galvin, WW2, WWII, USN, Aviation, Submarine, USS Harder, USS Bunker Hill, F6F, Hellcat, Joe Foss Religion$20
15592Goebel, Ronald, LTJG, EditorUSS Suribachi (AE 21)USNVery good.8 x 10.75 inch Cruise book for the USS Suribachi (AE 21) a navy supply ship in the Mediterranean in 1966-1967. There are many b&w photos.USN, USS Suribachi (AE 21), cruise book$50
12833Hataway, Shirley, DirectorThe Naval Air Station Norfolk 36th International Azalea Festival Air ShowUnited States NavyGood. Covers have light shelf wear.8.5 x 11 inches with many color, b&w photos and ads. Many of the ads are signed by company reps.United States Navy, USN, Blue Angels, Norfolk, Virginia$30
13159Haugland, Robert OliverMy Record Of Friends In Service Autograph Book from WW2Self published.Good. Spine and edges of cover are worn.10 x 6.5 inches, a WW2 US Navy autograph book with names, home address, service address, date, place we met and comments, approximately 40 pages filled out from 1943 to 1945. WW2, United States Navy, Autograph book, ephemera, USN$25
7372McClintock, James A., M.D.ClintVantage Press 1991 with 75 pages.Fine. In a fine dust wrapper.Autobiography. A medical doctor who served in WW2, a combat surgeon in the Pacific. Autobiography, WW2, medicine, USN, United States Navy$30
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15149McLaughlin, DougRambling Memories of a World War II Fighter PilotauthorhouseVery good.McLaughlin was a USN F6F pilot in the Pacific during ww2. He also served in the Korean war. There are b&w photos.Aviation, WW2, USN$20
12750Naval Education and Training CommandAviation Maintenance Ratings 1 & CNaval Education and Training CommandGood. Covers and spine have some wear and soiling. Some pencil marks inside. owner's name in ink.8.25 x 10.75 inches with many charts and tables. NAVEDTRA 10343, United States Navy training manual.USN, United States Navy, Aviation$25
12751Naval Education and Training CommandAviation Maintenance Ratings 1 & CNaval Education and Training CommandGood. Light wear, creasing on the cover edges.8.25 x 10.75 inches with many charts and tables. NAVEDTRA 10343-1, United States Navy training manual.USN, United States Navy, Aviation$25
12755Naval Education and Training CommandAviation Maintenance Administrationman 3 & 2Naval Education and Training CommandGood. Wear on the covers and spine. Ink markings on spine.8.25 x 10.75 inches with many illustrations and an index.. NAVEDTRA 10391-B, United States Navy training manual.USN, United States Navy, Aviation Maintance$20
11612Russell, AllardWill Buy All Green Coconuts And Other Tales of an American LifeThe Bayside PressVery good.Allard G. Russell continued autobiography. Russell was a USN Captain.Autobiography, Allard G. Russell, United States Navy, USN$20
14950Sgariato, Nico and Franco RagniU. S. Fighters of the FiftiesSquadron/Signal PublicationsGood. Very light shelf wear.8.25 x 11 inches, U.S. Fighters of the 50s with many photos and illustrations.Aviation, USAF, USN, USMC$20
15409StaffThe Keel United States Naval Training Center Great Lakes, Illinois Company 416 1950Albert Love EnterprisesGood. Covers have some stains and soiling. Spine has wear on the top and bottom9 x 12 inches boot camp annual for Company 416, Great Lakes Illinois, in 1950USN, recruit yearbook, Great Lakes, Illinois$30
13588U.S. Naval InstituteU.S. Naval Institute Oral History Collection Catalog Of Transcripts 1987-1988U.S. Naval InstituteVery good. Faint shelf wear8.5 x 11 inches, a list of interviews, interviewees and a short synopsis of the interview and subject matter.United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, USN, USMC$25
12334U.S.S. Puffer (SS-268) staffUnited States Navy U.S.S. Puffer (SS-268) Welcome On BoardUnited States NavyGood. One vertical and one horizontal crease with two punch marks on top.8.5 x 11 handout for visitors to the Submarine U.S.S. Puffer (SS-268). The sub's history is mentioned, WW2 patrols, what to ask the tour leaders and what not to ask.Ephemera, WW2, Submarine, USN, United States Navy, U.S.S. Puffer (SS-268)$20
11353United States NavyU.S. Naval Air Station San Diego, CaliforniaArmy and navy Publishing Company of LouisianaGood. All four corners are bumped. Has light shelf wear and soiling. No dust wrapperThis 9 x 12 inch hardback has many b&w photos. Truman is pictured as president but the war isn't over yet. Naval AviationWW2, USN, United States Navy, Naval Aviation$50
10309United States Navy DepartmentH. O. No. 162 Sailing Directioins For Malacca Strait And Sumatra 1932United States Navy DepartmentFair. Front cover partially detached, back cover missing. Spine worn, rubber stamp on the front cover, the last 30 pages have sharp fold marks, the rear free endpaper is torn. Some discoloration on the top edges of the pages. Contents and the two folding maps are good.1932 paperback with 612 pages, 2 fold-out maps and an index.H. O. No. 162 , Malacca Strait , Sumatra, Indonesia, USN$25

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Vendor SKUAuthorTitlePublisherConditionDescriptionKeywords(s)PriceImage
10309United States Navy DepartmentH. O. No. 162 Sailing Directioins For Malacca Strait And Sumatra 1932United States Navy DepartmentFair. Front cover partially detached, back cover missing. Spine worn, rubber stamp on the front cover, the last 30 pages have sharp fold marks, the rear free endpaper is torn. Some discoloration on the top edges of the pages. Contents and the two folding maps are good.1932 paperback with 612 pages, 2 fold-out maps and an index.H. O. No. 162 , Malacca Strait , Sumatra, Indonesia, USN$25
10920United States Navy DepartmentNavy Training Courses Instructions for Use in Preparation for the Rating of Gunner's Mate 3cUnited States Government Printing OfficeFair to good. Covers have some wear, soiling and creasing. There is a small chip missing from the lower right corner of the front cover. "DIV.2 10" is stamped on the front cover. "10" is lightly crossed out with ink. "#8" is also in ink on the front cover once and title page 2 times. Pages have light soiling creasing. Front cover and endpaper have a small chip missing in the upper right corner.1939 paperback with 274 pages and b&w illustrations. US Navy, Gunner's Mate, Firearms, Pistols, etc.USN, United States Navy, Gunner's Mate, Firearms, Pistols, USN$30
15402USS Shangri-LANews Horizon Vol . V NO. XVI Friday, October 2, 1959USS Shangri-LAGood. Uneven folding.10 x 14 inches with b&w photos and illustrations, a 1959 home-coming newspaper for the USS Shangri-LA, CV-38, CVA-38 with articles about the past westpac cruise.USN, United States Navy, CV-38, USS Shangri-La$30
15494Wotring, Frank C.Ten Minutes Later... The U.S.S. Helm In WWIIEileen Wotring KeenVery good. One bumped corner. No dust wrapper.The author's experience on the destroyer U.S.S. Helm in WW2. He experienced both the Pearl Harbor attack and the battle of Savo Island. There are b&w photos, the author's cartoons and much more. Signed by the author and inscribed by his sister, the publisher. A newspaper clipping is included.WW2, USN, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Savo Island$30

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